Our biggest asset is being a small business, which allows us to provide our clients with extraordinary customer service. We take pride in our clients learning quickly that we are not just another tour company. We combine our years of experience, our buying power, and our customer service skills to deliver motorcoach, cruise, and air tours & vacations that leave lasting memories. We would be delighted to provide a package for your group that meets your needs, and your budget.
Maria Manouvelos-Baker is the owner, president & CEO of First Choice Tours. She has over 25 years of experience in the group tour industry, and is driven by her high standards of quality & customer satisfaction. Due to her many years of experience Maria has developed a vast knowledge of destinations & attractions all over the Northeast U.S. and beyond, and has cultivated strong relationships with vendors. All so that her customers can enjoy the best travel experiences available.
Cheryl Johnson brings many years of group cruise and tour development experience to First Choice Tours. Working with volunteer, senior, and hospital groups, churches, and community organizations Cheryl has planned unique and exciting trips from one-day bus tours to elaborate multi-day Alaskan cruises. Ready and eager to put that experience to work for you, Cheryl is available anytime to help plan your next group outing, or to book the next cruise for just you and your companion.
Peggy Gosselin-Wells comes to First Choice Tours from the hospitality industry, and brings with her 35 years of experience gained from positions such as Director of Sales at some of the areas finest hotels. Her passion for the tour & travel field is evident in the personal service and attention to detail that all of her clients enjoy.
Our Tour Directors
Meet our wonderful tour directors who, by request, can accompany your group on their trip, ensuring the most worry-free travel possible.